The Tyup Botanical Reserve is located in Tup District of Issyk Kul Province of Kyrgyzstan. It was established in 1975 with a purpose of conservation of Savin Juniper (Juniperus sabina). The botanical reserve occupies 100 hectares. Among other flora species inhabiting the reserve are willow, barberry, Caragana, etc.
- ^ Иссык-Куль. Нарын:Энциклопедия [Issyk-Kul. Naryn: Encyclopeda] (in Russian). Bishkek: Chief Editorial Board of Kyrgyz Soviet Encyclopedia. 1991. p. 510. ISBN 5-89750-009-6.